SanDisk ships pricey Xbox 360 thumbdrive

These sticks are preconfigured to work out of the box with Microsoft consoles and include a free one-month Xbox Live Gold membership subscription worth $7.99.

SanDisk Xbox 360 USB Flash Drive
SanDisk

Would you pay $34.99 and $69.99 for an 8GB or 16GB USB thumbdrive, respectively? Well, that's the asking price for SanDisk's Xbox 360 USB Flash Drive for gamers to save their games and profiles on-the-go.

These sticks are preconfigured to work out of the box with Microsoft consoles and include a free one-month Xbox Live Gold membership subscription worth $7.99. To give you an idea of how much you're paying SanDisk to format the flash drive on your behalf, its regular Cruzer Micro-series is available on Amazon for $19.29 (8GB) and $32.99 (16GB). Actually, it's really quite easy to prepare any USB thumbdrive for the Xbox 360 by utilizing the built-in utility available from the menu.

(Source: Crave Asia)

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